It’s announced and the Noughts and Crosses BBC Callum casting certainly has us impressed, so let’s take a look at the actor’s credits.
The BBC is prestigious for bringing their audiences the best content. They show no signs of slowing with an excellent slate of original 2019 releases.
Perhaps the most exciting is the incoming Noughts and Crosses adaptation.
So, let’s dive into the dystopian world of Malorie Blackman.
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What is Noughts and Crosses about?
The first book in a series of novels is called Noughts and Crosses. It was written in 2001.
It conjures up an alternate reality in which races of white and black are segregated. Teenage girl Sephy belongs to the black ruling class but falls in love with Callum. He is a nought and belongs to the white underclass.
Essentially, it’s an original tale of forbidden love, commenting powerfully on themes of race and segregation.
Noughts and Crosses BBC: Callum
Co-lead – Callum – will be played by the immensely talented Jack Rowan.
The young actor has already racked up some considerable roles.
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Jack Rowan: Previous roles
He is perhaps best known for playing Bonnie Gold in Peaky Blinders, performing alongside the likes of Cillian Murphy and Joe Cole.
Other credits include the role of Daniel in 2017’s Trendy and Sam in Born To Kill the very same year.
The role of Callum in Noughts and Crosses is sure to be his most substantial yet.
Unfortunately, the release date is uncertain. However, it’s likely we’ll see Noughts and Crosses reach screens this year.
NOUGHTS AND CROSSES WILL ARRIVE COURTESY OF THE BBC IN 2019